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call for Nominations 'TWAS Prizes' and TWAS-Siwei Cheng Prize in Economic Sciences TWAS, The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS)

We would like to make you aware of a call for Nominations 'TWAS Prizes' and TWAS-Siwei Cheng Prize in Economic Sciences TWAS, The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) – for the advancement of science in developing countries is inviting nominations for the 2019 TWAS Prizes and the 2019 TWAS-Siwei Cheng Prize in Economic Sciences. The 2019 TWAS Prizes will be awarded to individual scientists who have been working and living in a developing country for at least ten years immediately prior to their nomination, in recognition of an outstanding contribution to knowledge in the following eight fields of science: Agricultural Sciences; Biology; Chemistry; Earth, Astronomy and Space Sciences; Engineering Sciences; Mathematics; Medical Sciences, Physics and Social Sciences (excluding Economic Sciences). The 2019 TWAS-Siwei Cheng Prize in Economic Sciences will be awarded to an individual scientist for outstanding contribution in both understanding and addressing economic sciences.

In either case nominations can only be submitted electronically.

Further details on eligibility criteria and submission procedure are available online at: http://twas.org/opportunity/twas-prizes http://twas.org/opportunity/twas-siwei-cheng-prize-economic-sciences

Deadline to submit nominations: 15 March 2018

Contact details: prizes@twas.org